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Note to You, A; Flute, The

05/21/2000

From the simple reed pipes of the ancient Egyptians and Sumerians and the panpipes of ancient Greece, right down to the gold and silver instruments of our day, the flute has always been one of the most agile and beautiful instruments. Virginia Eskin welcomes Doriot Dwyer, longtime Principal Flute of the BSO, for an exploration of the sweet sound of the flute.


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Series
Note to You, A
Program
Flute, The
Program Number

0021

Series Description

A Note To You continues to educate, amuse and delight as it has for more than three decades. Explore the fascinating world of music and composition with host Virginia Eskin as she vividly illustrates what harmony means, how rhythm makes a melody beautiful, and how cultural concerns shape music, in addition to sharing information and stories about the music itself. Produced in conjunction with Northeastern University, A Note To You has earned national and international recognition from such prestigious juries as the New York International Festivals, The Ohio State Awards, and the Armstrong Awards. A Note To You is distributed nationally by WGBH Radio.

Program Description

Series Description: A Note To You continues to educate, amuse and delight as it has for more than three decades. Explore the fascinating world of music and composition with host Virginia Eskin as she vividly illustrates what harmony means, how rhythm makes a melody beautiful, and how cultural concerns shape music, in addition to sharing information and stories about the music itself. Produced in conjunction with Northeastern University, A Note To You has earned national and international recognition from such prestigious juries as the New York International Festivals, The Ohio State Awards, and the Armstrong Awards. A Note To You is distributed nationally by WGBH Radio.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Audio

Genres
Educational
Topics
Music
Citation
Chicago: “Note to You, A; Flute, The,” 05/21/2000, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 3, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_7B014700518D4EE2BC874F532CA965A1.
MLA: “Note to You, A; Flute, The.” 05/21/2000. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 3, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_7B014700518D4EE2BC874F532CA965A1>.
APA: Note to You, A; Flute, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_7B014700518D4EE2BC874F532CA965A1
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